Do Space makes certain high-demand equipment available to the public on a reservable basis. Do Space members may submit an advance equipment reservation request for the equipment listed below. Equipment is available in designated time blocks to ensure that all members have access to the equipment. Members must sign a Borrower Agreement before using all equipment and a Liability Waiver before using the laser cutter or 3D printer.
Here is the current list of hardware available for use at Do Space. Equipment that must be reserved is followed by a Book Equipment button. 3D Lab equipment details can be found on the 3D Lab page.
Carvey is a 3D carving machine that allows you to make quality objects out of a variety of materials including wood, metal and plastic. Using Carvey and our free design software, you can make your idea a reality in three easy steps. First, design your product using our software, next choose your material, then click carve. Carvey will cut your design, giving you the power of creation right from your tabletop.
The Cricut Maker handles fabrics, leather, and balsa wood with effortless precision. Cuts sewing patterns in just a few clicks. The ultimate smart cutting machine, the Cricut quickly and accurately cuts hundreds of materials, from the most delicate fabric and paper to the tough stuff like matboard, leather, and balsa wood. Pick a pattern, and Cricut Maker cuts and marks all the pieces in just a few clicks.
DOUBLE TELEPRESENCE ROBOTS
Here at Do Space, you can reserve, learn about, and test the telepresence robots on wheels made famous by shows like “Big Bang Theory” and “Modern Family.” Officially known as a Double, these robots allow people anywhere in the world to talk to others through a speaker on the robot, view the robot’s environment via a webcam, and control the robot’s movements all from their home computers.
One Double is available for checkout, and one is available for reservation for those wishing to use it as part of a meeting.
Ever wanted to experiment with e-sewing to integrate electronics into your clothes? The HD-3000 is a heavy duty machine, perfect for a beginner or sewist looking to do a wide range of sewing.
NextEngine 3D Scanner
The NextEngine 3D scanner can scan an object and create a 3D model of that object. From there you can export an OBJ file and edit it in something like Solidworks or Blender or you can export an STL for 3D printing.
TAZ 5 3D PRINTER
The LulzBot TAZ is a versatile, high-performance desktop 3D printer for industrial users that respect your freedom to create. The LulzBot TAZ is critically acclaimed, from being named “Best overall” 3D printer by Make magazine to “Best Printer Under $3,000” by 3D Forged. The PEI print surface allows easy, low maintenance 3D printing so you don’t have to worry about using tape, adhesives, or solvents to help objects stick to the print bed. Taz 5 is available for checkout on a first-come, first-served basis, and one is available for advance reservation.
UNIVERSAL LASER CUTTER
The desktop VLS2.30 is a compact and economical platform designed to be an entry level laser machine for starting your laser material processing business. The VLS2.30 is well suited to prototype development and on-demand production and also makes a capable second machine to handle production overflow. The VLS2.30 offers a material processing envelope of 16″ x 12″ x 4″, 768 in3. One laser cutter is available for checkout on a first-come, first-served basis, and one is available for advance reservation.
The USCutter MH-Series Vinyl Cutter (28″) with Sure Cuts Alot Pro Design & Cut Software is a professional-quality system with extremely easy-to-use software that allows you to cut virtually any shape or design. Use your own fonts, import custom artwork or draw your own shapes to create stickers, window decals, heat transfer images, signs, wall art and more. To use the vinyl cutter bring in your design and vinyl and follow the instructions in the reference guide.